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  • Eden Swimsuit Fashion Show
    The fourth annual Eden Swimsuit Fashion Show took place at 2720 Cherokee on Thursday, June 23. Presented by Doyousocial Media, the event featured an array of contemporary and vintage swimsuits. Photos by Brian Villa. Related Content Pins and Needles Fashion Show at Mad Art Gallery
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  • Matt and Kim at the Pageant
    Between shooting off confetti, Kim dancing atop the pit audience's hands and inciting most of the male crowd members to take off and twirl their shirts for a song, Matt & Kim whipped its loyal and sizable audience into a frenzy and didn't let up. Click here to continue reading Bob McMahon's...
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  • Mötley Crüe and Poison
    Mötley Crüe and Poison played the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in St. Louis on Wednesday, June 22. Photos by Jon Gitchoff.
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  • The Hoop Skirts of Metro East
    If you grew up in one of the refinery towns on the Illinois side of the river near St. Louis, your prom dress probably had a hoop skirt. Your mother's prom dress probably did, too: As this week's feature, "Hoops Dreams," explores, in the close-knit communities of Bethalto, East Alton, Wood...
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  • The Mud House
    Breakfast is available all day, which is fortunate for those of us whose breakfast is a pot of coffee and would otherwise miss the breakfast sandwich: an egg scrambled and then set into a square, bacon or sausage (depending on what is available) and white cheddar cheese on one of Alex Carlson's...
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  • Rockin' for Joplin at Off Broadway
    Featuring performances from Miss Jubilee & The Humdingers, Craig Kidd, Tight Pants Syndrome, Adam Stanley, Garrisons and Syna So Pro, St. Louis came together to help raise money for the victims of the Joplin tornado at Off Broadway on Saturday, June 18. Photos by Lee Harris. Related...
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  • Bixby's at the Missouri History Museum
    At Bixby's Sunday brunch, the smoked salmon shares space on a table with some of its traditional accompaniments; on the lunch menu, it is served as part of a salad niçoise. I urge you, though, to try at least one piece by itself. This is as luscious as salmon can be, its mild flavor tinged with s...
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  • Joplin Tornado Three Weeks Later
    The tornado that tore through Joplin May 22 destroyed an area that was 3/4 of a mile wide and 13.8 miles long, killing at least 153 people. The RFT's Albert Samaha visited the beleaguered city last weekend. In his report on the tragedy, he writes, "It's been three weeks since the tornado hit...
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  • 2011 World Naked Bike Ride (NSFW)
    The fourth annual World Naked Bike Ride pedaled its way through St. Louis on Saturday, June 11. Riders gathered at the South Grand Parking Lot for body painting, live music and other pre-ride festivities. The post-event parties took place at the HandleBar and Atomic Cowboy. Photos by Nick...
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  • Willie Nelson's Country Throwdown
    Willie Nelson's Country Throwdown rolled into the World Shooting & Recreational Complex in Sparta, IL on Saturday, June 11. The event featured Willie, Jamey Johnson a host of others. Photos by Todd Owyoung.
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  • Twangfest at the Pageant
    Night one of Twangfest kicked off at the Pageant on Wednesday, June 8. The event featured performances from Hayes Carll, Elizabeth Cook and Kentucky Knife Fight. Photos by Jason Stoff. Related Content Hayes Carll and Elizabeth Cook at the Pageant, 6/8/11: Twangfest Night One
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  • Taste
    Of course, the most important holdover from Taste v1.0 stands behind the bar: Ted Kilgore. The master mixologist, more responsible than anyone else for dragging St. Louis cocktail culture into the here and now, offers a lengthy menu of his creations, handily divided by flavor and body profile...
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